Emergency Radiology: Case Review Series

1st Edition


  • Stuart Mirvis
  • Kathirkamanathan Shanmuganathan
  • Lisa Miller
  • Clint Sliker
    • Electronic ISBN 9780323080804

    Key Features

    • Discusses the classic appearance of a range of emergent imaging pathology and key points concerning diagnoses to promote rapid, appropriate treatment of acute illnesses.
    • Organizes case studies into "Opening Round," "Fair Game," and "Challenge" sections that present varying levels of difficulty.
    • Mirrors the format and content of the American Board of Radiology's oral exam, and offers case studies similar to those found on exams, to give you realistic preparation for the test-taking experience.
    • Features more than 500 high-quality, state-of-the-art images representing a wide range of clinical situations encountered in the field.
    • Incorporates the most recent knowledge from the literature in this field, and offers 200 case studies, to make sure your skills are completely up to date.
    • Groups cases by topic for a more efficient, targeted review of information.

    Table of Contents

    1 Laryngeal (cricoid) Fracture
    2 Spinal extension fracture-dislocation in ankylosing spondylitis
    3 Traumatic Aortic Pseudoaneurysm
    4 Blunt trauma esophageal rupture
    5 Galeazzi fracture-dislocation
    6 Isolated Articular Pillar (Lamino-pedicular separation)
    7 Focal bacterial acute pyelonephritis (Acute lobar nephronia)
    8 Lumbar Burst Fracture
    9 Acute Calculus Cholecystitis
    10 Orbital Blow-out fracture
    11 Pulmonary Contusions and Lacerations
    12 Septic Pulmonary Emboli
    13 Hyperdense MCA Sign
    14 Left hemidiaphragm rupture and gastric herniation into thorax
    15 Rupture of the right hemidiaphragm with liver herniation
    16 Intramural Aortic Hematoma
    17 Tension Pneumopericardium
    18 Acute Subdural Hematoma with Cerebral Herniation
    19 Pulmonary Artery Pseudoaneurysm
    20 Pleural Empyema
    21 Combined fracture of symphysis and bilateral condyles
    22 Torus fracture of the distal radius and ulna
    23 Slipped capital femoral epiphysis
    24 Slipped capital femoral epiphysis ?? Jefferson Fracture
    25 Left hemothorax with active bleeding
    26 Left renal laceration
    27 Left pneumothorax (first image) and tension left pneumothorax (second image)
    28 C2 hangman fracture
    29 Hypertensive hemorrhage in right basal ganglia
    30 Colles fracture
    31 Bilateral basal ganglia infarcts due to carbon monoxide poisoning
    32 Segond fracture
    33 “Blowout” fracture left medial orbital wall
    34 Acute bilateral maxillary sinusitis
    35 Acute pancreatitis
    36 Tibial plateau fracture
    37 Left flail chest
    38 Aspergilloma
    39 Lipohemarthrosis due to tibial plateau fracture
    40 Salter-Harris fracture of left humeral head
    41 Acromioclavicular Joint Injury – Type III
    42 Acute Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
    43 Acute Appendicitis
    44 Calcaneus Fracture
    45 Choledocholithiasis
    46 Malignant Spinal Cord Compression
    47 Epididymitis
    48 Acute Epiglottitis
    49 Retained Foreign Body
    50 Inflicted Injury (


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